principal investigator

Niels Ringstad

Niels Ringstad

Associate Professor, Skirball Institute, Neuroscience Institute, and Department of Cell Biology at the NYU Grossman School of Medicine

PhD, Yale University
AB, Harvard University

Keywords
molecular/cellular neuroscience, behavioral genetics, channels and transporters, neurodevelopment

LAB members

 

Benjamin Brissette

Benjamin Brissette

Graduate Student

BA, Duke University

Keywords
sensory processing, host-microbe interactions

Yen-Chih Chen

Yen-Chih Chen

Graduate Student

BA , MS National Taiwan University

Keywords
serotonin signaling, behavioral genetics, pharmacogenetics

Jung-Hwan Choi

Jung-Hwan Choi

Postdoctoral Fellow

BS, Seoul National University
PhD, Washington University St. Louis

Keywords
synaptic neurotransmission, chemotaxis, glutamatergic signaling

Candace Linton

Candace Linton

Post-bac / Research Technician

BA, New York University

Keywords
neurodevelopment, cell-fate determination, TLR and MAPK signaling

alumni

Sonya Aziz-Zaman (post-bac)  -> clinical trial coordinator, Columbia University
Lauren Bayer-Horowitz (graduate student) -> post-doc, Rockefeller University
Julia Brandt (graduate student) -> post-doc, Columbia University
Lesley Emtage (post-doc) -> faculty, CUNY
Alice Fok (MSTP student) -> finishing medical school
Elver Ho (post-bac) -> MD/PhD program, SUNY
Rouzbeh Masheyeki (post-bac) -> medical school, Johns Hopkins University
Sachin Makani (post-doc) -> consulting, Virgo Health
Luis Martinez-Velazquez (MSTP student) -> opthalmology residency, Harvard University
Joseph Pick (post-doc) -> scientist, PTC Therapeutics
Mary Rossillo (MSTP student ) -> finishing medical school
Ewan St. John Smith (post-doc) -> faculty, Cambridge University
Kara Zang (graduate student) -> post-doc, Columbia University

Contact Us

Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine

Molecular Neurobiology Program
2nd Floor Labs 4 and 5
New York University School of Medicine
540 1st Avenue
New York, NY 10016

212.263.0830